4. Spread with remaining frosting over top and sides of cake. Gently remove paper from plate.
Tip: If the cake is very soft and crumbly, apply a “crumb coating” to prevent cake crumbs from spreading into the frosting. Spread a thin layer of frosting over the entire cake and let stand 5 to 10 minutes to dry. Spread remaining frosting over cake.
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